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KINZABURO Tea Shop

Shizuoka Downtown

Experience tea blending with a professional tea master

Located about 2 km away from JR Shizuoka Station, the tea town of 'Chamachi' is home to KINZABURO Tea Shop, where a new tea culture is brewing in Shizuoka. In a warm room with rays of natural light pouring in, enjoy a tea-blending experience with an awarded green tea expert. Tea Master and KINZABURO owner, Fusao Maeda, is renowned as a tea instructor and connoisseur, with his work featured across TV and in magazines. He has won awards for perceiving the unique tastes and flavor profiles of individual teas from various production areas and then using his skills to make sublime tea blends. 

Come along as tea master Maeda offers you tea blending and the experience of brewing an ideal cup of delicious tea at his tea shop. At the tea bar, visitors can also enjoy more than eleven types of teas while sampling the shop’s sweets. Especially popular are their ocha waffles, soft and sweet waffles filled with green tea cream and ice cream. Also be on the lookout for seasonal flavors that Maeda makes fresh daily. Take your tea and ocha waffles to the second floor to enjoy them while you overlook the city. With welcoming staff and a dedicated passion for tea, you won’t be disappointed with a visit to KINZABURO Tea Shop.

Activities

Duration 1 hours, 30 minutes
Price 1000 yen
Duration 1 hours, 30 minutes
Price 4000 yen

The Surroundings

Shizuoka Downtown

Shizuoka City’s central Downtown Area is Japan’s main green tea merchant’s business district. The district also plays a central role in Suruga’s local tourism thanks to its excellent connections to east and west Japan via the Shinkansen (high speed rail) line, JR Tokaido local train line, Tokaido Highway and Mt. Fuji Shizuoka International Airport.

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